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Orkan

  
Or•kan      m   , -(e)s, -e  
a    hurricane  
der Sturm schwoll zum Orkan an      the storm increased to hurricane force  
b      (fig)   storm  
ein Orkan der Entrüstung brach los      a storm of indignation broke out  
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
der Sturm schwoll zum Orkan an exp.
the storm increased to hurricane force

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exp.
a storm of indignation broke out
"Orkan": examples and translations in context
Nach dem Orkan war ihr Haus zerstört. After the hurricane, their house was a wreck.
Toms Haus wurde durch einen Orkan zerstört. Tom's house was destroyed by a hurricane.
RC-B7-0139/2010 - Madeira und Orkan Xynthia in Europa - ÄND. 10 RC-B7-0139/2010 - Madeira and storm Xynthia in Europe - AMENDMENT 10
Wir entkamen unseren Feinden, aber gerieten in den schlimmsten Orkan seit langem in Amerika. We escaped, but only into the clutches of the greatest storm in American history.
Über den Orkan musst du mir unbedingt mehr erzählen. You must tell me more about that tornado of yours.
Und dieser Orkan erreichte mich nach der braven Windstille mit Helena. And that tornado hit me after the nice, gentle calm with Helena.
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